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TSB List for the 2016 BMW M3

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING

  • TSB #B612417

    NHTSA ID #10145340

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: STEERING WHEEL BUTTONS DO NOT FUNCTION RELIABLY: Sporadic or continuous malfunction of multifunction steering wheel buttons

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  • TSB #B310318

    NHTSA ID #10136340

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE WHILE TURNING OR PARKING: Cracking noises heard from the area of the front axle when rotating the steering while stationary or at low speed. Refer to the linked video https://tinyurl.com/y9lddolz

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10142929

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING: Cracking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

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  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

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  • TSB #32 03 14

    NHTSA ID #10059088

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: CAUTIONING LIGHT IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OR A CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE IN THE DISPLAY INDICATE THE POWER-ASSISTED STEERING HAS FAIL. *MA

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STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

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STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10146636

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering What's New: ? Changes to the procedure, parts information and warranty labor operations. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking

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SUSPENSION:FRONT

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10138392

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10138392

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10135033

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes: Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials caught between the brake protection plate and the brake disc may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area.

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  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10146742

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes. Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials can get caught in between the brake protection (backing) plate and the brake disc(s), this may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area while driving.

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  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10147541

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B34 05 15 dated December 2015. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling

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  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10147540

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Delivery Stop: Replace Rear Differential.

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  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10147870

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a metallic ticking from

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  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10147770

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes. Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials caught between the brake protection plate and the brake disc may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area.

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  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10147199

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes. Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials caught between the brake protection plate and the brake disc may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area.

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  • TSB #340714

    NHTSA ID #10147612

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT Carbon Ceramic Brake Noise. INFORMATION ""M"" vehicles are designed for high-performance, spirited driving. To accommodate this type of driving profile, a braking system which exceeds the standards for handling heavy brake forces,

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10146578

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes . Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials can get caught in between the brake protection (backing) plate and the brake disc(s), this may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area while driving.

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  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 34 04 14 dated December 2014. Designates changes to the bulletin. INFORMATION 1.Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses d

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 34 04 14 dated December 2014. Designates changes to the bulletin. INFORMATION 1.Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses d

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  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #B110115

    NHTSA ID #10135019

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Engine Oil Quick Reference Chart and Drain Plug Torque: The current version of ISTA/D has an error in the engine oil capacity specification for all vehicles with the N63R engine and xDrive.

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #121315

    NHTSA ID #10147072

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT Service Engine Soon Light (MIL) ""On"" with Lean Mixture Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: z 118001 - Mixture control: Fuel-air mixture too

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146573

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Procedure change: indentifying injector type using an ISTA test plan. . The current version of the ETK incorporates multiple part number errors

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  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B122318

    NHTSA ID #10145286

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: S55 - CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE: DRIVE FAULTY: Check Control Message (CCM) “Drive faulty” is display for 5 seconds

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10135032

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10146822

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. Manufacturing defect in the rea

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  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10147013

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. Manufacturing defect in the rea

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  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B310318

    NHTSA ID #10145329

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE WHILE TURNING OR PARKING: Cracking noises heard from the area of the front axle when rotating the steering while stationary or at low speed.

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10142929

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING: Cracking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

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  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #B611118

    NHTSA ID #10145339

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AFTER EXCHANGING THE FRONT ELECTRONIC MODULE (FEM), PROGRAMMING / ENCODING IS NOT POSSIBLE: After replacing the Front Electronic Module (FEM) for an applicable repair, programming / encoding is not possible.

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  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10143570

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #B613617

    NHTSA ID #10146765

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "BATTERY DISCHARGE CCM (CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE) DISPLAYED: COMFORT ACCESS DISABLED. One or more of the following conditions are present: * CCM ""Battery. Discharge in standstill."", or similar, is displayed. * Comfort Access and contactless

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10136745

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information

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  • TSB #B650616

    NHTSA ID #10146603

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?NBT HEAD UNIT ABORTS IMPORT OF CD Whats New: ? G12 (7 Series) removed ? I01 (i3) removed ? Warranty Section updated for removal of G12 and I01 . While importing a CD to the internal music collection of an NBT head unit the process aborts.

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  • TSB #B840416

    NHTSA ID #10146848

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOS MALFUNCTION DISPLAYED. An SOS malfunction is seen in the Kombi. When pressing the E-Call/SOS button in the overhead console, nothing happens. Fault code B7F33C (internal ECU error) is stored in the Telematics control unit (ATM/TCB2). Th

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  • TSB #B661816

    NHTSA ID #10147039

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON THE OPERATION OF THE SMART OPENER. INFORMATION ON THE OPERATION OF THE SMART OPENER MODEL F07 (5 Series Gran Turismo) F10 (5 Series) F12 (6 Series Convertible) F13 (6 Series Coupe) F15 (X5) F16 (X6) F22 (2 Series Coupe) F23 (

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  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

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  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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  • TSB #121315

    NHTSA ID #10147072

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT Service Engine Soon Light (MIL) ""On"" with Lean Mixture Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: z 118001 - Mixture control: Fuel-air mixture too

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10138402

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OUTSIDE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IMPLAUSIBLE: In the Instrument Cluster (Kombi) display you may observe an implausible outside temperature reading.

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  • TSB #B621817

    NHTSA ID #10135042

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: FUEL GAUGE ERRONEOUS DISPLAY: Vehicle runs out of fuel but the instrument cluster still displays fuel remaining in the tank.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10143570

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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LIGHTING (PWS)

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES HAVE VISIBLE INTERNAL MOISTURE/CONDENSATION: Water on the inside (A) or misting (B) of both headlight lenses that is visible from outside.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES HAVE VISIBLE INTERNAL MOISTURE/CONDENSATION: Water on the inside (A) or misting (B) of both headlight lenses that is visible from outside.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #B630917

    NHTSA ID #10136736

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REAR TAIL LIGHT FAILURE: Exterior rear lights do not work.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

  • TSB #B630515

    NHTSA ID #10147259

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Reverse Light is Intermittently Inoperative. CCM (Check control message) is displayed indicating a ""reverse light"" is out. CAUSE There is a weak spring in bulb socket or bulb carrier (on the luggage compartment lid) which is causing a ba

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #B511016

    NHTSA ID #10146714

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GROANING NOISE FROM DOORS This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B51 10 16 dated March 2016 What's New: Added production locations/dates Clarified Cause Moved Procedure to attachment. Added Tape, Anti-static cleaner and lubricant

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  • TSB #B514216

    NHTSA ID #10146956

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WATER DRIPPING INTO LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT FROM OPEN TRUNK LID. Water drips into luggage compartment when the trunk lid is lifted (also see attached video below). www.tinyurl.com/F30trunk trunk lid making sure it flows over the taillight. Open

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  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #B513216

    NHTSA ID #10146830

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CREAKING NOISES FROM DOOR TRIM PANEL. Creaking noise is heard from door trim panel while driving on rough roads. Door trim panel is contacting the inner door panel.

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  • TSB #B512615

    NHTSA ID #10147251

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Driver or Passenger's Front Doors Handles Inoperable. Sporadically it is not possible to open the driver or passenger's front door from the outside or inside door handle. Multiple attempts will eventually open the door. Comfort access opera

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10142933

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS. Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Trunk/tailgate may open while the vehicle is in motion. Usually after stopping, such as a traffic light etc. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS. Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Trunk/tailgate may open while the vehicle is in motion. Usually after stopping, such as a traffic light etc. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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  • TSB #B511314

    NHTSA ID #10136724

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Trunk Lid Does Not Open Completely: The trunk lid/hatch does not open fully when unlatched with remote or hands-free operation.

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TIRES

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147716

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147771

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

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  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147243

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

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WHEELS

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147716

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

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WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

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SEATS

  • TSB #B520318

    NHTSA ID #10145298

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MEMORY SEAT ADJUSTMENT IS LIMITED: After programming the vehicle with ISTA 4.10.2x, the adjustment range of the memory seat may restricted.

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  • TSB #B520217

    NHTSA ID #10136728

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: CHECK PUMP FOR BACKREST WIDTH ADJUSTMENT: The backrest width adjustment and, the lumbar support adjustment of the front seats are accomplished by a common air pump.

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  • TSB #B520217

    NHTSA ID #10146586

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?SERVICE ACTION: CHECK PUMP FOR BACKREST WIDTH ADJUSTMENT . The backrest width adjustment and, the lumbar support adjustment of the front seats (vehicles without option code 7MA: Competition package) are accomplished by a common air pump.

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BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #B660814

    NHTSA ID #10142943

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture.

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COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10145320

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative.

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  • TSB #B840718

    NHTSA ID #10138410

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition.

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  • TSB #B650717

    NHTSA ID #10146657

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "LIST OF AVAILABLE FM RADIO STATIONS TEMPORARILY NOT AVAILABLE. INFORMATION As of 11/2015, all Entry-NAV/Media head units supplied in new vehicles were upgraded for improved noise characteristics and quality. As a part of this upgrade, the

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  • TSB #B511817

    NHTSA ID #10146641

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EXTERIOR BMW ROUNDEL EMBLEMS SEPARATE AND FALL OFF. The exterior BMW Roundel Emblem (front and/or rear) separates from the mounting base and falls off. Delamination of the Roundel Emblem.

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  • TSB #B840311

    NHTSA ID #10146658

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?Telematics Device Spares Replacement Part Activation via DCSnet for BMW Assist What's New: ? Model: All models added along with 6AC option code ? Situation: All information added ? Information: Deleted CDMA related information and added a

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  • TSB #B840916

    NHTSA ID #10146610

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?SERVICE ACTION: SUPPLEMENTARY PAGE NEEDED IN OWNER'S MANUAL . Operator's manual of affected vehicles does not contain required information on wireless smartphone charging accessory. AFFECTED VEHICLE Vehicles which require this Service Act

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10146794

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SI B65 09 15 November 2016 Audio, Navigation, Monitors, Alarms,SRS Technical Service NBT Head Unit High (HU-H) Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The Head Unit-High (HU-H) resets intermittently or permanently. 1. The display is inoperati

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B641216

    NHTSA ID #10146844

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B64 12 16 dated August 2016. HVAC blower is not working. Condensation occurs even though blower is working. CC message ""Increased battery discharge"" - standby curren

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  • TSB #B840916

    NHTSA ID #10146849

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SERVICE ACTION: SUPPLEMENTARY PAGE NEEDED IN OWNER'S MANUAL. Operator's manual of affected vehicles does not contain required information on wireless smartphone charging accessory. AFFECTED VEHICLE Vehicles which require this Service Actio

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  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10147013

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. Manufacturing defect in the rea

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

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  • TSB #B652215

    NHTSA ID #10147836

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Radio reception disturbed when the taillights are active. Page 1 of 2 November 2015 Technical Service Radio reception interference may be observed between 90.0 MHz and 100.0MHz on the FM band. The noise is present when the taillights are ac

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  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #B840514

    NHTSA ID #10147690

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: One or both of the situations listed below may be encountered: ? Android device connection stability (dropped calls) ? Third-Party App Metadata: The album art and song title do not update when streaming audio from Pandora or Spotify, etc. N

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 12 dated September 2012. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit High: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replac

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B840718

    NHTSA ID #10138410

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition.

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  • TSB #B650318

    NHTSA ID #10142940

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NO AUDIO PLAYBACK AFTER REPLACING THE HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 (HU-H2): After replacing the Head Unit High (HU-H2) and performing ISTA4 programming, there is no audio playback.

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10142945

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Bluetooth Connection Failures: There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: Apple iPhones: Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge.

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10136738

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NBT Head Unit High (HU-H) Resets Intermittently or Permanently

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  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. The ConnectedDrive Services are non-functional after a hardware exchange of the telematics control unit. This is not indicated by CC-message. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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  • TSB #B621315

    NHTSA ID #10147885

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Head-up Display (HUD) Visual Improvement. After programming with ISTA/P 2.56.1 or a more recent version you will observe a change in the HUD. CAUSE A visual improvement to the Head-up display was introduced with ISTA/P V2.56.1 INFORMATION V

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #B841117

    NHTSA ID #10135054

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW APPS RANDOMLY STARTS PLAYING ON ITS OWN: While listening to FM, or AM, or Satellite Radio (SDARs), the audio source randomly switches to BMW Apps (Pandora, Spotify, Audible etc.) with no input from driver or passenger.

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  • TSB #B650318

    NHTSA ID #10142940

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NO AUDIO PLAYBACK AFTER REPLACING THE HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 (HU-H2): After replacing the Head Unit High (HU-H2) and performing ISTA4 programming, there is no audio playback.

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  • TSB #B650617

    NHTSA ID #10146604

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?SATELLITE RADIO DETERIORATION IN RECEPTION QUALITY DUE TO NEW CELLULAR FREQUENCIES . INFORMATION Inform the customer that the introduction of these expanded frequencies by the wireless mobile providers may be influencing reception qualit

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B652215

    NHTSA ID #10147836

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Radio reception disturbed when the taillights are active. Page 1 of 2 November 2015 Technical Service Radio reception interference may be observed between 90.0 MHz and 100.0MHz on the FM band. The noise is present when the taillights are ac

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10145306

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10143564

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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  • TSB #B651117

    NHTSA ID #10143565

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION PRO (NBT EVO) MAP UPDATE NOT POSSIBLE, NAVIGATION DOES NOT START: Navigation system will not start at all or the: “Navigation system starts” message is permanently displayed; or

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  • TSB #B651312

    NHTSA ID #10136361

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADUNIT NAVIGATION MAPS (HU-H HU-H2 HU-B): The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replacing the Car Information Computer (CIC) on certain MY2013 vehicles with option 609 (7/2012+).

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 12 dated September 2012. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit High: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replac

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #B641216

    NHTSA ID #10136357

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING: HVAC blower is not working.

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  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10146718

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow What is new The date in repair procedure and warranty section has been changed for vehicles produced to September 30, 2013 and from October 1, 2013.. Customer may complain of reduced air flow

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  • TSB #B641216

    NHTSA ID #10147035

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING. HVAC blower is not working. Condensation occurs even though blower is working. CC message ""Increased battery discharge"" - standby current violation may be displayed. Climate control unit (IHKA) software"

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  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147202

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there is an incorrect label regarding the appro

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. The ConnectedDrive Services are non-functional after a hardware exchange of the telematics control unit. This is not indicated by CC-message. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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